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In Defense of Nurses

Should nurse practitioners be able to care for patients without a doctor’s supervision? The answer is yes.

There’s Only One Butt Selfie Queen

Jen Selter has turned photos of her sculpted derriere into a moneymaking career. But copycats, don't get your hopes up. It's unlikely this level of belfie success will happen again.

Giving Birth to a New ‘Rosemary’s Baby’

The usual reaction when hearing that NBC remade ‘Rosemary’s Baby’ is to wonder, ‘Why?’ Well, we asked the cast and creative team that very question.

Oui, The French Do Get Fat

The U.S. isn’t the only country with an expanding waistline. A new study shows many European countries are catching up.

Beirut Barracks vs. Benghazi

Republicans are trying to criminalize a tragedy—wholly unprecedented, even after 241 Marines died because of a massive U.S. intelligence failure.

Is Rand Paul a Closet Hawk?

The Republicans’ most visible isolationist is now being advised by a life-long interventionist. What gives?

Obama's $20 Billion Chopper

The U.S. government has been trying for decades—and burning through billions—to replace Marine One, the president's helicopters. Will it finally get it right this time?

Jack Kilmer Is Not ‘Trippin’

He may be too cool for Hollywood. While Val Kilmer’s 18-year-old son never planned on acting, his debut in 'Palo Alto' is decidedly authentic.

'Sheezus' Talks

Five years, one marriage, and two kids later, the 'Smile' singer is back with a new album, 'Sheezus.' And she can't be bothered with being a bitch anymore.